The highlight of Shiga Kogen

Higashitateyama heavens course (we do business only in the summer)

We make around a round trip of Higashitateyama! It is popular course.

It is tour course with pick-up bus between lift, Hoppo Takamagahara as set in Higashitateyama gondola lift, Takamagahara summer. You can enjoy alpine gardens spreading out near view from 2,000m above sea level and the Higashitateyama mountaintop.

View from observation deck more than 2,000m above sea level and treasure house of alpine garden, Higashitateyama area. From observation deck, we can expect splendid view including Mt. Nagano-shi area, Northern Alps, north sincerity five.

[business plan] From July 15, 2016 to August 31

[business hours] From 9:00 to 16:00

[rate] [adult] 1,300 yen [dwarf] 650 yen

Two places of starting points of Higashitateyama heavens course

There are two ways of routes using lift from Takamagahara in summer whether the Higashitateyama mountaintop uses gondola lift from Hoppo Onsen.
In addition, reverse course, please consider to Takamagahara again via the Higashitateyama mountaintop from Hoppo Onsen when it is selectable by periodical bus at different departure and arrival place including case of the use.

Platform map of Higashitateyama gondola lift

Higashitateyama gondola lift (capacity: four)

It is the time required of approximately seven minutes from foot of Hoppo Onsen Station to mountaintop Station. We climb to 2030m from 1,600m above sea level at a stretch.

[business of Higashitateyama gondola lift]
Business period from July 15, 2016 to August 31
Business hours from 9:00 to 16:00
Rate adult: One-way 900 yen, round-trip 1,400 yen / dwarf: One-way 450 yen, round-trip 700 yen
Attached facility restaurant / stand / rest room / alpine garden / mountaintop observation deck
Reference TEL: 0269-34-2231

Higashitateyama observation deck restaurant

A certain restaurant where observation deck which is famous for view outstanding of Shiga Kogen lets you shine. Anyway, even 2,050m above sea level, the daytime of midsummer are cool. After having taken a walk through the alpine garden slowly, please use meal nito for break casually at restaurant. You can see emerald green-colored "Oonumaike" representing Shiga Kogen.

As soft and fluffy sofa prepares, please freely.

Business of observation deck restaurant
Business period from July 15, 2016 to August 31
Business hours from 9:00 to 16:00
Attachment facility gondola lift mountaintop Station / stand / rest room / botanical garden
Reference TEL: 0269-34-2231 FAX: 0269-34-2955

Higashitateyama alpine garden (admission for free)

We access Higashitateyama alpine garden in Higashitateyama gondola lift or Takamagahara summer lift. Approximately 500 kinds of alpine plants are in full glory every season; location where is the best for camera lover. Meal at splendid view and observation deck restaurant is one of the pleasure.

Takamagahara summer lift (capacity: two up four / descents)

When we go down the alpine garden from Higashitateyama mountaintop Station and go to the Takamagahara skiing area area, we see lift platform. On lift, please enjoy the powerful charm of skywalk to go over flowers at time of flowering of view and plant opening in front.

Business of Takamagahara summer lift
It is business (we do business on 23rd), 10/1 - 16 (daily life business) 10/22 .23 only on Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays in 6/11 - 7/15 (we do business only on Saturday and Sunday), 7/16 - 8/31 (daily life business), September for 2,016 years during business period
Business hours 8:50 - 16 10/8 at 30 - 16:30 (busy season):
Rate adult: One-way 550 yen, round-trip 850 yen
Dwarf: One-way 300 yen, round-trip 450 yen
Attached facility rest room / botanical garden
Reference TEL: 0269-34-2301

We take a walk on field of flowers and promenade of Takamagahara

Day lily or willow herb grow in colonies in summer. Do you not take a walk in field of flowers? In full bloom of willow herb is from the end of July to the end of August. In addition, yotsubahiyodori (flower) and Asagi cod (butterfly) are seen, too. Gentian reaches in full bloom in autumn.

Takamagahara contact open space (fish holder and others)

Turn of little child! It is fish otsukamidori in pond! Child whom we are hard for to deal with OK's even clutches! We grill fish which we caught on the spot, and let's eat together!

[business period]
From the end of July to the end of August (primary schoolchild summer vacation period)
[business hours]
From 9:30 to 16:00
tsukamidori one 500 yen

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